Helga Batman-Koplin is an award winning artist residing in Lake Arrowhead, California. She studied oil painting in the impressionist manner and design with noted California artists Hal Reed, Joseph Mendez, Kanya Bugreyev, Ted Goerschner, Michael Situ, Ken Auster and William Scott Jennings. Joseph Mendez and Kanya Bugreyev studied with Sergei Bongart. She majored in art at Cypress College and California State University at Long Beach. Helga also became proficient in the use of other media such as watercolors and acrylics. Her work has been purchased by many corporate and private collectors, including the Lake Arrowhead Country Club, UCLA Conference Center in Lake Arrowhead, California, Redlands Community Hospital and the County of San Bernardino, California.